Without a doubt, those who dabble in the world of fashionable things, be it man or woman will know the brand with the shiny, red-lacquered soles. Christian Louboutin which was founded in the outskirts of Paris in 1991 has become the stiletto of choice for film starlets, heiresses and royalty alike and sells over 700,000 pairs of shoes a year.
After breathing new life into footwear back in the 1990’s, the company has been at the forefront of woman’s fashion for over two decades but unbeknownst to some, also caters to gentleman. Sported by likes of Pharrell, Kanye and Wiz Khalifa, Louboutin offers up a selection of men’s shoes and accessories with the collections described as “quirky, alternate and unique but still entails the enviable luxuriousness of the Louboutin Spirit”.
With the new trend in street style from around the world being simplistic clothing with the outfits feature being its shoes – Christian Louboutin has never been so relevant for the modern gent. Love them or Hate them, each pair is a statement piece and will take some expertise and time when pairing them with an outfit – Opt for a neutral colour palette on top (Black, White, Grey) while you rock it on the bottom.
Make sure you check out the Christian Louboutin Flagship store in Westfield Sydney or head to their website www.christianlouboutin.com/